'''Snarky Puppy''' is a Brooklyn, New York|Brooklyn
, New York (state)|New York
-based instrumental ensemble led by bassist
and Record producer|producer
Crossing several genres of music, League describes Snarky Puppy as "'a pop band that improvises a lot, without vocals.'"
The band was formed in Denton, Texas, in 2004, and consists of a shifting coalition of nearly 40 musicians, referred to as "The Fam", who perform on a variety of instruments, including guitar
, Keyboard instrument|keyboard
, Brass instrument|brass
and String instrument|strings
. Many of the current and former band members were once students at the University of north texas|University of North Texas
The core touring group is Michael League, Robert "Sput" Searight, Nate Werth, Larnell Lewis, Shaun Martin, Cory Henry, Justin...